Hitoshi Yoshida (1951-1990) was born on the island of Hukaido, Japan and moved to the United States in 1969. After receiving his B.F.A. from the Otis Art Institute in 1980, he executed interior murals in Yokohama and Sapporo City, Japan, and in Sao Paulo, Brazil. He also designed stage sets for television and for the Japanese Butoh Dance Theater.
The text has been provided courtesy of Michael Several, Los Angeles, December 1997.
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